The San Diego Padres are celebrating their 50th anniversary

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The San Diego Padres are celebrating their 50th anniversary! The series against the St. Louis Cardinals will celebrate the occasion with fun events all weekend long!

Friday, June 28
BeerFest presented by Southwest Airlines returns on Friday, featuring live entertainment and beer specials for $5 from local and national breweries, including the refreshing Swingin’ Friar Ale collaboration from the Padres and Ballast Point as well as Estrella Jalisco Micheladas.

Saturday, June 29
All fans in attendance on Saturday will receive a 50th Anniversary Gwynn or Hoffman Replica Jersey presented by Sycuan Casino Resort. The featured jerseys are personal favorites of Tony and Trevor and are available in five sizes.

There will also be a postgame 50th Anniversary-themed Laser Show presented by Sycuan Casino Resort, and Padres alumni from various decades will participate in a special 50th Anniversary pregame ceremony along with lifetime Padres Season Ticket Members.

Sunday, June 30
KidsFest presented by Chick-fil-A featuring bounce houses and other inflatables, games, face painters, balloon artists and more kid-friendly activities in Park at the Park. There will also be an autograph opportunity in Compadres Kids Sunday Signings along with Postgame Kids Run the Bases. Sunday will also serve as Military Appreciation: POW/MIA Recognition Day presented by USAA.

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